Duration

1 Year full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2018

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

16

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours).

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Gain a GPA of 4.5 for 12 units of late year courses taken from Part A2 and Part C of the BInfTech course list, including at least 4 units from part A2.

AQF level

AQF level 8

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

Please note, the closing date for Honours can vary between Schools. Please refer to the relevant School website for further information.

Apply Online

Enquiries for Australian students

School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

Email: cswk-studies@itee.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 1009

Web:

Duration

1 Year full-time

Commencing 2018

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

16

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours).

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Gain a GPA of 4.5 for 12 units of late year courses taken from Part A2 and Part C of the BInfTech course list, including at least 4 units from part A2.

CRICOS Code: 082962D

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

AQF level 8

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 2 - May 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Web:

Enquire online

Why study the Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)?

The honours program involves intensive thesis work, usually with a research component. Links to industry in thesis work are encouraged. A student must take #16 from the Bachelor of Information Technology(Honours) course list.

What you can study

Graduates will have in-depth knowledge and be prepared for leadership in the information technology profession. Graduates will be prepared for practice in a world of accelerating change and also have a thorough understanding with depth and accuracy of the impact of information technology within an organisation, with society at large, and a detailed appreciation of the impact of information technology on the global scale. In addition, graduates will display effective communication skills, independence and creativity, critical judgment and ethical and social understanding.

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours).

Click on the course code to view the Course Profile, for further information including advice of courses with shared teaching activities. Refer also to PPL 3.20.02 Course and Program Design - Procedures.

Honours

Honours is awarded based on the weighted percentage over the year of study.

Study options

Graduates will have the opportunity to progress to the following programs:

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

Gain a GPA of 4.5 for 12 units of late year courses taken from Part A2 and Part C of the BInfTech course list, including at least 4 units from part A2.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

Please note, the closing date for Honours can vary between Schools. Please refer to the relevant School website for further information.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

Gain a GPA of 4.5 for 12 units of late year courses taken from Part A2 and Part C of the BInfTech course list, including at least 4 units from part A2.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 082962D

English proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 2 - May 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

What you can do with a Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)

Careers

Career opportunities are extensive given that computer usage is almost universal. Graduates are likely to find employment in government, commercial enterprises, industrial organisations, computer manufacturers, public utilities, local authorities, universities, or as private consultants.

Professional memberships

Graduates may be eligible for membership with the following organisations:

  • Australian Computer Society

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)

To complete the Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours), a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

An honours student must complete from Part H of the BInfTech list -

  1. #4 from Part A
  2. #8 from Part B (special topics and advanced courses); and
  3. #4 from Part H or other advanced-level courses approved by the Executive Dean.

Refer to the BInfTech Rules for additional information.

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours).

Program Rules for the Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)